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    what grade oil for a A3 tsfi 1.8t petrol 59 plate

    As above really

    also do these cars use a lot of oil

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    5W 30 grade. yes it drinks quite a bit or a lot.

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    cheers shady

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    Mine uses about 1/2 litre per 3k miles.
    But every engine is different with consumption as much as 1 litre / 500 miles!!!

    Sump will require 4.5 litrs of oil if filter changed at same time.

 

 

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